Tag Archives: E-Naira

CBN says e-Naira will boost investments, economic activities

The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele has said the introduction of e-Naira to Nigeria’s payment space will boost trade, investments and other economic activities in the country. Speaking yesterday on innovation in Nigeria’s payments system ecosystem, he said the registration for the eNaira hackathon, geared towards ideating innovative solutions for the newly launched digital currency, organised by ...

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E-Naira: CBN denies disbursing N50bn to the public

The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has dissociated itself from claims that it is disbursing 50 billion eNaira to the public. It distanced itself from a twitter handle @enaira cbdc whose activities it described as illegal. The bank said, “the impostor handle and fraudulent persons have been posting messages related to the eNaira with the intent of wooing unsuspecting Nigerians ...

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President Buhari launches e-Naira in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled the e-Naira. The President launched the country’s digital currency at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. It was gathered that official dignitaries at the event were the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo; Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele; Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami; among others. It should be noted that the digital ...

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